The Madera County Library, California History and Family Research Room collection contains text and audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1890s to 1970s. A majority of the collection consists of text and filmed footage concerning local history of Madera County, California. Subjects include jail registries, law enforcement, agriculture, and the railroad.
The Point Reyes National Seashore Museum collection contains texts and images from the 1930s to 2010s. A majority of the collection consists of texts concerning privateer, Sir Francis Drake, and his 16th century voyage to the California coast. Other material includes images of Drake's Bay, located along the Point Reyes National Seashore.
The University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections online collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1940s to present day. The recordings in this collection include videos from the USC Thornton School of Music records which document lectures by notable composers such as Henry Mancini and Andre Previn, as well as video and audio which document and comment on the brutal beating of Rodney King in Los Angeles and its effect on race relations in that era.
The Whittier Public Library History Room collection contains texts and audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1900s to 1950s. A majority of the collection consists of Whittier Home Phone Directories. Other material includes filmed footage of the Whittier College Orchestra and building of the Whittier Library.